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Mar
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comment How do I configure Nginx proxy_pass Node.js HTTP server via UNIX socket?
For those less familiar with Unix permissions, if this scheme were used for multiple accounts on the same host, each account could and write to the others socket. That's why this is "not a solution" even though it works.
Feb
14
answered Single AWS Elastic Load Balancer to multiple EC2 instance pools?
Feb
14
comment Installing intermediate certificates in ELB
Did you try using the "gd_bundle-g2.crt" instead as the other answer suggested?
Jan
14
comment How to dynamically add certificates on Amazon Cloud to enable multidomain SSL comunication?
Are you sure need to terminate the server and not the ELB? See hungrygeek.holidayextras.co.uk/ops/2012/03/16/…
Jan
14
comment How can I create a swap partition on Amazon EC2 with ephemeral storage?
What this code does should be documented. It makes a swap and XFS partition of particular sizes, and it's not not clear how these commands would persist through reboots.
Sep
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Nov
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comment How to make a bootable USB drive out of a bootable DVD or CD
Both MultiSystem and YUMI allow you to put multiple boot images on on a single USB drive.
Sep
4
comment nginx serves broken characters (nginx on linux as guest system in vbox)
_ Is there a way how to send static files not from nginx?_ Yes, use another web server, like Apache.
Aug
25
answered Why is Postgres sitting 95% idle, with no file I/O?
Aug
15
revised rewrite engine: How to test if URL on different server is reachable?
Add Jetty tag, which is related to the question.
Aug
15
revised rewrite engine: How to test if URL on different server is reachable?
replace answer with recommendation to follow reverse caching proxy examples, after better understanding the question.
Aug
15
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Aug
15
comment rewrite engine: How to test if URL on different server is reachable?
It sounds like you want to set up Nginx as a caching proxy in that case.
Aug
15
comment rewrite engine: How to test if URL on different server is reachable?
upstream defines /servers/ and ports to connect to, not URIs. All your backend servers should be set to respond to the same URI requests.
Aug
15
answered rewrite engine: How to test if URL on different server is reachable?
Aug
12
answered Can't get nginx to reply to ab with compressed content
Aug
12
comment Can't get nginx to reply to ab with compressed content
Also, please show the incoming HTTP request headers, as generated by Firefox, and as generated by 'ab'.
Aug
12
comment Can't get nginx to reply to ab with compressed content
Please specify the versions of Nginx and 'ab' involved. Also, please include all the gzip_* directives from Nginx that you are using.
Aug
6
comment Redirecting subfolder to different root in NGINX gives redirect loop
Based on your description, it sounds like alias, not the root directive is what you want.